Category: Gigs



Gig: September at BJ’s in Chorley

Posted on: Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

September line up at BJ’s Rock In The Blues Club 4th – Doctor Truth 11th – The Shakers 18th – Rhythm Zoo 25th – Tin Pan Alley Free admission every Thursday 9-30pm to 11-15 pm The Minstrel Eaves Green Road, Chorley PR7 3PQ

YouTube: Matt Anderson

Posted on: Friday, Aug 29, 2014

Here’s a taster for the upcoming gig at Johnny’s Blues Club at Liverpool Marina on 03 Oct. This is the Matt Anderson Band live. http://youtu.be/uTF0bPXKoTU Watch this space for the full press release about the Liverpool gig.

Friday 5th September, 2014 Danny Bryant Tickets: £12, £10 Concessions Doors: 7.30pm Fresh off the plane after five weeks in the USA and Canada fronting Walter Trout’s band, national blues treasure Danny Bryant is coming to The Citadel for what promises to be a special night as he launches his new studio album ‘Temperature Rising’. […]

(Doors: 8 pm, show: 8.45 pm) Dutch master, Hans Theessink, is one of the finest European exponents of the blues. He complements his rich baritone vocals with top class finger-picking guitar work and binds his performances together with a warmly-presented selection of intriguing stories. No stranger to Liverpool, Hans has already delighted Johnny’s Blues Club […]

Thanks to Barry Barnes of Sinnerboy for this . . . a must for all Rory fans . . .

Doors 7.30 for 8.30 show From Pete Evans: At long last I can confirm that we have been able to book 82 year old Leo for one of only two UK gigs. This wonderful old gentleman has been playing the blues and gospel since he was 15 years old and is a throw back to […]

SUNDAY, 7TH SEPTEMBER, 4PM After hosting some of the hottest bands on this year’s Maryport Blues Festival Trail (including The Little Devils and Rosco Levee and the Southern Slide), the Navy Club on South Quay is becoming known as the home of the blues in Maryport. Now Tommy Allen and Johnny Hewitt, two of Britain’s […]

Following on from our post on Bob Malone’s UK tour – we are pleased to announce that two new dates have been added 02 Sept – The Box, Crewe 20 Sept – The Box, Crewe www.theboxcrewe.com Tuesday 2 sept .. Bob Malone .. Doors 7pm On stage 7.30 Finish 9.30 ish To facilitate travellers . Sat […]

Doors 7 pm for 7.45 pm show – £10 From Pete Evans of ‘Goin’ Up The Country’: This show is to celebrate 25 years ownership of the Hayes family at the Buck and coincides with the Wrexham Council Real Ale trail. Originally, the event with The Cheshire Katz was due on the 20th but the […]

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Gigs: Sean Taylor NW shows . . .

Posted on: Friday, Aug 15, 2014

http://youtu.be/apMxsNrGM54 The excellent Sean Taylor has a couple of North West dates on his upcoming tour: Sunday, 7th September: PRESTON @ The Continental  - www.seetickets.com/Event/sean-taylor/the-continental/798844 Thursday, 25th September: GLOSSOP  The Globe  - www.wegottickets.com/event/267819#.UzHD2fB9SuY www.seantaylorsongs.com

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Jon Amor (The Hoax, Amor, Jon Amor Blues Group) & Joel Fisk (LaVendore Rogue/Tim Aves & Wolfpack/Hokie Joint) are heading out on a short four-date ‘mini-tour’ and have a NW date at The King’s Head in Carlisle on Wednesday, 20th August. Limited details can be found here: www.kingsheadcarlisle.co.uk/about-us/live-music (Note: Braintree gig at The Pub on 17th August, […]

Early ‘heads up’ for the one day festival at The Live Rooms, Station Road, Chester: Full preview to follow.

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The Queen of the British Blues, Connie Lush, and band - Steve Wright (guitar), Terry Harris (bass) and Roy Martin (drums) - appear at Alexander’s, Rufus Court, Chester, tomorrow night – Thursday, 14th August. Support comes from Gary Edward Jones. Tickets £10 advance, £12 on the door. www.alexanderslive.com/index.html

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Gigs: North West dates for Stark

Posted on: Monday, Aug 11, 2014

‘One of the most original bands I have heard in a long while and destined for great things’ - Music News ‘These guys are good’ - Blues in Britain Friday 5th September (afternoon) - Recording live session in Stockport for Rick Stuart, presenter of award-winning radio show ‘Roots and Fusion’ on Pure Radio, Stockport: http://pureradio.org.uk/cms/rootsandfusion.html Friday 5th September, […]

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Bit of a ‘heads up’ from Rosy Greer, for anyone getting up to Colne ahead of the official festival start: Not advertised on the main Great British R& B Festival website Thursday 21st August – ‘JUNKHOUSE DOG BLUES BAND’ @ Colne Rugby Club, Colne. “If you are camping and getting there on Thursday 21st August, […]

Several bluesy events coming up in August at the superb Telford’s Warehouse, Tower Wharf, Chester: Thursday, 7th August: Blues Jam with A Shrewdness Of Apes Friday, 8th August: The 45s Saturday, 30th August: The Hexmen Blues jam free, and Friday and Saturday gigs free before 9 pm, and £4 after. www.telfordswarehousechester.com

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